Copaco plans 135,000 new lines

3 Jan 2007

Paraguay’s state-owned fixed line telco Copaco says it plans to deploy 135,000 new basic lines in 2007. Deployments will begin in March reports BNamericas, citing local newspaper Ultima Hora. The telco is also planning to reduce line rental costs to encourage take-up among lower income households. Copaco had 321,000 main lines in service at the end of 2005, giving Paraguay a fixed line penetration rate of 5.2%.

Paraguay, Copaco